I recently was diagnosed with diabetes after having Parkinsons for 10+ years. Also had 2 spine fusions with accompanying medications (now reduced to Norco and a muscle relaxer as needed). Should I stay on Mirapex if possible since I have foot/ankle edema now and night terrors which are becoming more frequent.
There are many medicines used to treat Parkinson's. They all have side-effects which you may or may not experience. You should make contact with your doctor as your treatment plan may need to be adjusted given the side-effects you are experiencing.
Your diabetes diagnosis could put you at greater risk of developing pedal edema.
- Mirapex Information for Consumers
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- Side Effects of Mirapex (detailed)
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